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Cocaine injecting and homelessness create ‘perfect storm’ for rapid rise in HIV

A seven-year study by a team of blood-borne virus researchers has revealed for the very first time the scale and drivers of the UK’s largest HIV outbreak in over 30 years in Glasgow.

Professor Iain Renwick appointed President of the British School of Fashion

Professor Renwick will work in the strategic development of the School in London and Glasgow and in partnership with Glasgow Caledonian New York College and the Fair Fashion Center.

Stalking victims reveal impact on mental health

Non-violent stalking can cause lasting psychological damage to victims and should be treated as seriously as domestic abuse by the criminal justice system, according to new research.

Research shows HPV vaccine has almost wiped out cervical disease

Ground-breaking research into the impact of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine given to schoolgirls in Scotland has revealed it has almost wiped out all cases of cervical pre-cancer in young women.

GCU on top of the world in new impact rankings

Glasgow Caledonian University has been placed within the top 15 universities in the world for gender equality and reducing inequalities, according to the inaugural Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.

From Argyll to the Big Apple – Ethel exhibits at GCNYC

Ethel Walker-Murray is exhibiting 12 of her West Coast of Scotland landscapes at the GCNYC campus as part of the city's Tartan Week celebration of all things Scottish.

Join us for our annual celebration of research

The politican in charge of Scotland's finances will outline the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals at GCU's annual research celebration in May.

GCNYC Town Hall discusses building responsible supply networks with textile exchange

Glasgow Caledonian NYC welcomed La Rhea Pepper, Founder and Managing Director of Textile Exchange for a conversation on building responsible supply networks using preferred fibers and materials. The town hall discussion highlighted the environmental

A Viennese whirl with Coffee, Cake and a Concert

The University brought another slice of Viennese culture to campus for a second helping of Coffee, Cake and a Concert.

Tourism spin-offs spreading across Scotland

Tourism spin-offs are spreading across the whole of Scotland thanks to the success of the V&A Dundee and Highland attractions, according to new research.

Insider threat expert addresses nuclear security

A GCU expert on 'insider threats' has taken part in a major symposium on security in the nuclear power industry.

Jings, Oor Wullie is coming to GCU

Glasgow Caledonian University will take part in what is believed to be Scotland's biggest ever art trail this summer.